Get the Skills to Become a Certified HVAC/R Technician

Leading HVAC Excellence in Southern California Since 1984

For over 30 Years, Brownson Technical School has driven to be on the cutting edge of HVAC trends in the industry so that our graduates are always ahead of the curve.  Our HVAC and HVAC /r school training programs will prepare you to pursue a rewarding career in Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and refrigeration repair, maintenance and design.

Recognized by top employers, Brownson has built a strong relationship within the industry as a one of the leading schools for people wishing to pursue a rewarding career in HVAC. 

Our graduates are some of the best in the field, with many moving on to open their own business and hiring Brownson grads.

Next Program Start Dates

  • Mar 26th: HVAC/R On Campus Program - Daytime HVAC/R On Campus Program - Daytime Brownson Technical School (Anaheim, CA) 1110 Technology Cir Ste D Anaheim CA USA 92805
  • Mar 26th: HVAC/R On Campus Program – Evening HVAC/R On Campus Program – Evening
  • May 29th: HVAC/R Blended Online Program HVAC/R Blended Online Program Brownson Technical School (Anaheim, CA) 1110 Technology Cir Ste D Anaheim CA USA 92805

Our Programs

Whether you are new to HVAC or currently working in the industry,  our tailored schedules help fit school into your busy life and get you on track with the skills to become a certified technician.  Click here to learn more about our HVAC training programs.

HVAC Certification Testing Center

Our Anaheim campus is one of the largest HVAC certification testing facilities in southern California.  Click here to learn about the various HVAC certification paths to showcase your expertise.

Hear how Manny is putting his skills to the test on the job.

32% Job Growth

The expected job growth in the HVAC industry for California is almost 32% through to 2024*.  Click here for more FAQs to the career and training at Brownson.

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Are You Career Training Ready? Find Out! 
Take the Brownson “HVAC/R Training Readiness Quiz”

The fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for. Get Your HVAC/R Training Readiness score now.

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HVAC Excellence Accredited

As one of Five HVAC Excellence Accredited Schools in California, Brownson Technical School is proud to provide you with skills and knowledge that employers demand. Because we are recognized and accredited by a third-party source—HVAC Excellence—you can feel confident that Brownson is providing the skills you need to pursue a fulfilling career.


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To learn more about a potential future as an HVAC/R Technician, fill out the form on this page,  call 714-774-9443 or text 714-774-9443 to speak to a friendly and knowledgeable Admissions Advisor right away.

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